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Creators:
Patapoff, Elizabeth
Dates:
circa 1979-1982
Size:
1 Video recording (color sound; VHS)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1994.03
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

A SEARCH FOR VANISHED PEOPLE; THE EARTH IS OUR HOME produced by Great Basin Films. (Both titles are on the same tape). Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an historical document, its contents may be at odds with contemporary views and ...

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Creators:
Meighan, Clement W. (Clement Woodward), 1925-1997
Dates:
circa 1961-1969
Size:
Film reels (16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1998.10
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Edited and unedited film and outtakes documenting the archeological work of Clement Meighan in Mexico, Peru, Chile, Egypt and Sudan, shot primarily by Joan Meighan. Includes edited films, ROCK ART OF BAJA CALIFORNIA, MOCHICA: MASTERS OF PREHISTORIC CERAMIC ART, and LITTLE HORSES OF THE SEA. Please note that the contents of the collection and the ...

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Creators:
Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation
Dates:
1915
Size:
21 Glass plate negatives
21 Copy negatives
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.048
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographic negatives from the Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation expedition conducted by George Heye and George Pepper in Haywood, County, North Carolina in the Spring/Summer of 1915. Mounds on the James and Richard Plott farms near Canton were excavated as well as a mound on the property of T.D. Singleton in Bethel.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1971
Size:
0.43 cu. ft. (1 12 x 17 box)
Collection ID:
Accession T94001
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of one reel of 16mm color film, and is a print of a 1971 television show, "CBS News Presents a Smithsonian Adventure: Search for the Goddess of Love," produced by CBS News in association with the Smithsonian Institution. The host of the program is Walter Schirra, the American astronaut, and the film depicts Schirra ...

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Creators:
Wood, W. Raymond
Dates:
1952
Size:
1 Film reel (color silent; 90 feet, 16mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1988.01
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

Footage taken by W. Raymond Wood when he was a member of the Smithsonian Institution River Basin Surveys field party directed by Franklin Fenenga. Footage includes excavation work at the Indian Creek, the Buffalo Pasture, and the Thomas Riggs sites. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the c...

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Creators:
Saville, Foster H. (Foster Harmon), 1874-1942
Dates:
1907
1918
Size:
129 acetate negatives (5 x 7 in.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.013
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

The Saville negatives consists primarily of images of Manabi Province, Ecuador, circa 1907; also includes images of the Pantigo burial site, Easthampton, Long Island, NY, circa 1918.

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Creators:
Slattery, Richard Gates (collector and photographer)
Dates:
circa 1938-1940
Size:
20 Prints (silver gelatin)
4 Negatives (acetate)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.83-13
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting archeological excavations at Fisher Site in Loudoun County, Virginia. They include views of the surrounding area, the dig site, members of the field expedition, and burials, skeletal remains, and artifacts discovered during the dig. Some photographs are by Waldo Rudolph Wedel.

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Creators:
Edley, Bernard J., 1925-1994
Dates:
1948-1949
Size:
78 Acetate negatives (black and white, 5 x 7 inches.)
35 Photographic prints (gelatin silver, 2 x 3 inches.)
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.026
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

This collection contains 78 black-and-white negatives and 35 gelatin silver prints taken by Bernard J. Edley in 1948-1949. The images depict scenes of everyday life among the Santa Cruz Indians of Quintana Roo State and the Tzotzil Indians of Chamula, Chiapas State. Also present are views of archaeological sites at Monte Alban and Mitla in Oaxaca State.

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Creators:
Sanger, Arthur R.
Dates:
1920-1926
Size:
16 Photographic prints
Collection ID:
NMAI.AC.001.056
Repository:
National Museum of the American Indian

Photographs by Arthur R. Sanger from excavations on the Channel Islands, California, around 1926.

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Creators:
Fewkes, Jesse Walter, 1850-1930
Dates:
circa 1919-1921
Size:
45 Prints (silver gelatin and photostat)
3 sketches on graph paper
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.30
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs, drawings, and maps relating to Jesse Walter Fewkes' excavations in Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. Photographs depict the ruins and paths through the park before and after excavation and repair. There are also original photographs by George L. Beam made for the Denver and Rio Grande Railroad. Some of the drawings are original ...

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